Past San Francisco Event: VOL 53

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VOL 53

September 05, 2013


Join AIASF, the Center for Architecture + Design and PechaKucha SF for a specially designed evening featuring architects, designers, planners and developers presenting work related to the festival theme “Unbuilt San Francisco.” PechaKucha Night was devised in 2003 in Tokyo as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public. PechaKucha 20×20 is a simple presentation format where 20 images are shown for 20 seconds each, with the speaker discussing his or her work along with the images. Confirmed speakers include Bryan Shiles, AIA (WRNS Studio), Jason Kelly Johnson (Future Cities Lab), and Elizabeth Ranieri, FAIA (Kuth Ranieri Architects). Others to be announced.

The doors will open at 5:30 pm for participants to get an early look at AIA San Francisco and the Center for Architecture + Design’s Unbuilt San Francisco: Grand Visions exhibition.

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The San Francisco of Tomorrow

@ VOL 53 ON SEP 05, 2013

Craig Scott, an architect, proposes ideas for putting three of San Francisco's abandoned buildings to new and innovative new uses. Some old silos are transformed into a gigantic 3D printer, an old crane is turned into a digital technology innovation lab, and an old stadium is turned into a greenhouse.

"Presentation of the Day" on October 7, 2013.

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Three San Francisco Projects

@ VOL 53 ON SEP 05, 2013

Nick Gotthardt, a landscape architect, shows us some of the projects that he and his team have undertaken. One is the landscape at the visitor center at land's end. Another is some work they did around the Golden Gate Bridge. The final one is a outdoor rooftop bar.

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Building Massive Sustainable Infrastructure

@ VOL 53 ON SEP 05, 2013

Architect Elizabeth Ranieri of Kuth Ranieri Architects shows off a few fascinating projects that could dictate the way San Francisco looks in the future. From floating cities to solar-power-enhanced bridges, her firm looks to take on large-scale problems head on with radical solutions.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 16, 2014.

No presenters have been added to this event.